Educational programs

Center for International Cooperation in Education Development (CICED) supports a number of educational programs aimed at developing expertise in the field of education. Educational programs  are implemented in the framework of READ program. A range of READ educational programs includes: graduate programs and professional retraining,  short-term courses, seminars and webinars, workshops during scientific conferences and symposiums.

Master Programs

CICED supports 2 postgraduate programs implemented in cooperation with higher institutions:

Measurement in Psychology and Education

Master program «Measurement in Psychology and Education Program» implemented by the Higher School of Economics prepares specialists in testology and psychometrics. The program provides the necessary knowledge and skills for effective work in the field of measurement in the social Sciences, primarily in psychology and education: from development tools to analyze and understand data. The program was developed with the assistance of one of the world leaders in the field of training measurement – Center of Educational and Psychological Assessment at the University of Massachusetts.

Management of Educational Systems on the Basis of Data

The master’s program “Management of educational systems on the basis of data” is implemented on the basis of the Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences (MSSES). Graduates of the master’s programme managers willing to work in the field of municipal and Federal management of education, system of education quality assessment, intra-school system of education quality assessment, the field of educational management. Upon completion of training, graduates receive the following awards:
1. Diploma of professional retraining in “Management in education”, Moscow school of social and economic Sciences;
2. Master’s degree in education, MEd in Educational Evaluation and Assessment”, the University of Manchester, one of the leading universities in the UK.

Training courses

Cooperating with a wide range of experts in the sphere of education, CICED conducts short-term educational programs, including training, webinars, workshops on important issues: testology,  psychometrics, statistics in education, the use and interpretation of results of assessment of educational achievements, modern tools of education quality assessment. At the end of the course or training participants receive certificates.

The current schedule of upcoming educational events can be found on the CICED’s portal for distant learning.

Internships and practice

An important factor for qualitative training of specialists is active involvement in real projects, participation in Russian and international researches in the field of evaluation and quality management of education, traineeships and internships in Russian and foreign research institutions.

CICED provides opportunity for internships.